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Liquid Media: Hawaii Design and Marketing

Our servers are hosted and maintained by Liquid Web. Hosting costs are billed anually at in the first week of the year, we like to keep it simple, …

Web Design

Digital Painting 101: A Beginner's Guide to Photo References

Paint a dog. From scratch. Without using Google.<p>Doesn't seem so easy now, does it?<p>Without referring to a photograph, illustrating anything seems …

Digital Art

8 Tips from Entrepreneurs Who Grew Startups into Successful Businesses

These eight founders and CEOs have advice for business newbies, so that we can reach success faster and easier than they did.<p>The difference between a startup and a hugely successful business is often a few years (or more!), tons of hard work, a pinch of luck, vision, and timing. The vast majority …

Entrepreneurship

Get Productive! 15 Ideas that Really Work!

Can I tell you a little secret?<p>Working smart isn’t about doing more in less time. It’s about doing less in more time.<p>Confused?<p>Let me explain: Being …

Time Management

5 Books That Will Improve Your Writing

Remove the fanfare and most writing advice boils down to read more, write more, and get better feedback.<p>Let's talk about that first one. If writing is output, reading is often the most important input. You'll understand what makes Hemingway's writing exceptional (or overrated) by reading his books, …

How to Write Your Mission Statement

Summing up your business's mission helps you focus on the steps you need to take to succeed. Here's how to create a mission statement that's uniquely yours.<p>A mission statement is a key tool that can be as important as your business plan. It captures, in a few succinct sentences, the essence of your …

Infographic: How to create the perfect logo

Logos may look simple, but creating them is quite complicated. You have to condense your brand's mission, history and personality into one icon.<p>How …

How To Achieve Your Goals Every Time

Five Tips to Keep You Passionate About Your Writing

<i>Tap, tap, tap</i> -- that is the sound of your creative fingertips hitting the keyboard.<p>As writers, we spend our days and nights hovering over our keyboards, pouring our ideas into a machine that will hopefully make sense of all that is going on in our brains. And don't get me wrong -- it is a …

Writing Tips from 7 Acclaimed Authors

Kurt Vonnegut<p>Known for his keen wit and insight into the ironies and ailments of 20th century America, Kurt Vonnegut was a prolific author of novels …

Literature

Are You Making These Rookie Blogging Mistakes? Here’s How to Fix Them

Let’s get to the point:You’re either new to blogging or you’ve been doing this for a while now.You probably think you have the basics covered.You’ve …

Web Design

Start A Fire

A Parallel Universe --"Is It Revealed at the Quantum Level?" (Weekend Feature)

The Texas Tech University professor of chemistry and biochemistry said that quantum mechanics is a strange realm of reality. Particles at this atomic …

Charlie Munger

24 Sci-Fi Novels You Can Read for Free

These Project Gutenberg books will open your mind to imaginative worlds<p>Science fiction has been around as a genre for more than 200 years. That's such a long time that many of the greatest works have fallen into the public domain, providing a way to get free and easy access to many of these …

Science Fiction

Your Brain Waves Could Replace Passwords

Researchers at Binghamton University have discovered that, with a bit of training, your computer can identify you based on the way your brain reacts to certain words. This means that instead of a password you could simply listen to a few words and unlock your super secret files.<p>From the release:<p>In …

Capture Your Creativity with a Digital Notebook

When we talk about the problem of driving innovation, we often focus on how to foster creative thinking. But much of the time, the challenge isn’t that we lack creativity — it’s that we fail to capture the bursts of inspiration we <i>do</i> have, or fail to recall our great ideas in the moments and …

10 Unsung Apps That Help You Write Better, Organize Work and Track Progress

From software giants like Word and Photoshop to newer tools like Evernote and Wunderlist, the powerful apps tend to get the most headlines. They're …

Productivity

10 Morning Rituals of Successful Entrepreneurs [Infographic]

Have you ever wondered what do the most successful entrepreneurs such as Richard Branson do in the morning? Look at this infographic to find out.

Richard Branson

If A Tree Falls In The Forest, Does It Make A Sound? Science Has The Answer (And It's Surprising)

Science

The Road Between Employment and Entrepreneurship: Time Is on Your Side

I was recently having a conversation with a colleague who quit his job to become an entrepreneur a few years ago. We were sharing the similarities of our journeys and remembered the euphoria we felt those first few months after leaving our desk jobs.<p>In a moment of pure vulnerability, we both …